Monash University Publishing - ebooks
Genocide, Memory and History
Edited by: Karen Auerbach
Aftermath examines how genocide is remembered and represented in both popular and scholarly memory, integrating scholarship on the Holocaust with the study of other genocides through a comparative framework. Scholars from a range of disciplines reevaluate narratives of past conflicts to explore how...
Ebooks - 9781922235640 - $ 39.95
Giuseppe Tucci's Buddhist, Indian, Himalayan and Central Asian Studies
This gedenkschrift is published in honor of the great scholar of Asia, Professor Giuseppe Tucci (1894-1984). Through the work of present-day scholars, the book represents their efforts to maintain the impetus of the...
Ebooks - 9781922235343 - $ 99.95
Papua New Guinea and the Defence of Australia Since 1880
By Bruce Hunt
This book is the first to draw extensively on the recently released highly classified notes of the cabinet room discussions of successive Australian Governments, from 1950 to the mid-1970s. It details the changing attitude of the...
Ebooks - 9781925495416 - $ 39.95
Celia Rosser, Botanical Artist
This is the story of Celia Rosser, the internationally acclaimed botanical illustrator, who ultimately dedicated her life to painting the entire genus of Banksia, the only artist to have done such a thing. Celia's dedication to the task put her at the center of...
Ebooks - 9781922235817 - $ 39.95
Working Together for Reconciliation
In the midst of the 1999 Indonesian conflict that caused great suffering, when many people were trapped and 'forced' to be directly or indirectly involved in the raging violence, some Moluccans in...
Ebooks - 9781925495157 - $ 39.95
Reflections on Indonesia's Early Independence and Australia's Volunteer Graduate Scheme
This volume casts new light on the intercultural and personal ties among Indonesians and Australians in the context of the post-war rise of secular volunteering, and the unique political and social...
Ebooks - 9781925495232 - $ 39.95
Transformation and Appropriation in Indic Religions
Conceiving the Goddess is a sequel to The Iconic Female: Goddesses of India, Nepal and Tibet (2008), an exploration of goddess cults in South Asia. This book furthers research on South Asian goddesses. The theme...
Ebooks - 9781925377316 - $ 39.95
The Remarkable Lives and Careers of Googie Withers and John McCallum
Not many can boast of careers that lasted successfully for nearly 70 years, but that is what was achieved by Australian actors Googie Withers and John McCallum. Withers acted everything, from brazen murderesses to Lady Bracknell, as...
Ebooks - 9781922235732 - $ 39.95
Edited by: Maryrose Casey
The essays in this collection explore transcultural events to reveal deeper understandings of the dynamic nature, power, and affect of performance as it is created and witnessed across national and cultural boundaries. Focusing on historical and contemporary public events in multiple contexts, the book's contributors...
Ebooks - 9781922235893 - $ 49.95
A Life Confronting Racism
By Colin Tatz
Racism crushes bodies and souls. In Human Rights and Human Wrongs, Colin Tatz - a world authority on racial conflict and abuse, a key figure in Indigenous Studies in Australia, and an author of major works on genocide, Aboriginal youth suicide, and Aboriginal and...
Ebooks - 9781922235695 - $ 34.95